Renowned singer and songwriter, Ed Sheeran, performed in South Africa for the first time during the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 in December last year. Thanks to Big Concerts, Sheeran and his technical team returned to the country with the Ed Sheeran Divide (÷) Tour in March, performing two shows in Johannesburg and one in Cape Town.
Only in its second edition, Rock on the Lawns has already established itself as a festival of choice for South Africans who enjoy the warm sun, great food and good old fashioned rock ‘n roll on offer. This year, AMP Events did not disappoint – headlining UK indie pop-rock band The Cure in Johannesburg and Cape Town in March.
The sixth edition of Ultra South Africa – the continent’s biggest dance music festival – was held on 1 and 2 March, in Cape Town and Johannesburg. As well as some outstanding performances by leading international acts such as The Chainsmokers and Martin Garrix, this year’s festival witnessed the debut of exciting digital communications technologies powered by Showcom, the newest member of The Gearhouse Group of companies.